The Top Security Worry Keeping Businesses Awake at Night? Insider Threats

Today’s modern business has to worry about stiff competition, rising energy prices, innovation, and how to poach talent to keep a corporation thriving — as well as the persistent threat of cybercrime. However, new research suggests that within European organizations, one worry tops the rest: the possibility of insider threats.


Research conducted by enterprise data security firm Vormetric in conjunction with industry analyst firm Ovum — surveying over 500 IT decision makers in mid-range and large businesses across the UK, France, and Germany — discovered that only nine percent of businesses feel safe from insider threats.

Source: Linux